Italy and Wales are the first teams to qualify for the second round in the ongoing EURO 2020 Championship. They qualified automatically from group A after coming 1st and 2nd respectively. Italy laid down their title credentials after wining all there 3 matches in the group including the 1-0 victory over Wales in their latest match played. Wales narrowly took second spot by a superior goals difference to 3rd placed Switzerland. Turkey finished last in group A with no point.
Matches played so far in EURO 2020
Wales and Italy will play the runners up in group B and C respectively. As things stand in group C, Italy are likely to avoid a potential early meeting with Netherlands. Wales will also avoid playing Belgium in the round of 16 as things stand in group B. Switzerland will have to wait to see if they qualify as one of the 4 3rd best placed teams. Should Switzerland qualify, a tough game awaits them as they may play the winners of either group B, E or F in the round of 16.
The English Premier League 2020/2021 season came to an end on May 23 2021. Manchester City won the league with games to spare. Manchester United took second position while Liverpool and Chelsea came 3rd and 4th respectively. The top 4 teams qualified for the Champions League.
Fulham, West Bromwich Albion and Sheffield United are relegated.
Arsenal underperformed again this season finishing 8th position. They will not be playing in Europe this season.
Promising Leicester City eventually dropped out of top four on final day of the season to finish fifth. They however qualify for Europa League football along side West Ham United who finished 6th.
Tottenham Hotspur finished 7th and gain Europa Conference League qualification.
Norwich, Watford and Brentford gain promotion to the premier league.
English Premier League Table 2020/2021 Season Final Standings
Chelsea again made history by winning the 2020/2021 champions league. They beat the favorites, Manchester City 1-0 to claim the title for the second time in their history. Kai Havertz scored the only goal of the match from a defense splitting pass by Mason Mount in the 42nd minute. Manchester city tried in the dying moments to equalise but Chelsea held strong.
It was a well deserved victory for Chelsea as they neutralized the attack of Manchester City all game reducing their effort to just one shot at goal. Chelsea should have scored at least one more if they had taking their chances.
Against all odds Chelsea won the champions league beating Atletico, Porto and Real Madrid on their way to glory.
Chelsea Champions League Journey to Kings of Europe